Open letter to President Obama
Sept. 4, 2013 letter from AFSC to President Obama:
For nearly a century of working with people affected by wars and their aftermath, the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) has witnessed again and again how efforts to protect lives through military means, no matter how well intended, ultimately cost even more lives and cause more destruction. Military strikes also delay, rather than advance, the peaceful political negotiations that ultimately end these conflicts.
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